National Parks in Country NSW

In magnificent national parks in Country NSW, discover World Heritage, towering forests, extinct volcanoes, Aboriginal heritage and abundant wildlife. Enjoy bushwalking, mountain biking, fishing and other adventures. Stargazers will be thrilled with Warrumbungle, Australia’s first dark sky park.

  1. Koreelah National Park

    Perfect for a weekend escape, Koreelah National Park offers World Heritage rainforest, camping, swimming, walking and great birdwatching; all just a few hours from the Gold Coast. Escape the city lights and step into a world teeming with w…

  2. Cathedral Rock National Park

    Camp, walk, birdwatch and enjoy scenic views with great picnic spots at Cathedral Rock National Park, just east of Armidale and west of Dorrigo on the New England Tablelands. Rock-hopping isn’t just for the wallaroos at Cathedral Rock Nati…

  3. Bangadilly National Park

    Located 20km from Bowral in the Southern Highlands of NSW at Canyonleigh, Bangadilly National Park offers opportunities for remote wilderness hiking, wildlife photography and birdwatching. Although easily accessible from nearby Bowral, Ban…

  4. Macquarie Pass National Park

    Wander among the rainforest and towering eucalypts, experience scenic views, enjoy picnicking and bushwalking along the Illawarra escarpment, near Wollongong and Kiama. One of the joys of New South Wales’ national parks is that you can oft…

  5. Cocoparra National Park

    With its dramatic scenic views, Cocoparra National Park is fabulous for bushwalking and birdwatching, and within a half hour drive of Griffith in the Riverina. Once inside Cocoparra National Park, the huge sky of the outback is painted wit…

  6. Nangar National Park

    Nestled in the farmlands of the central west are the dramatic peaks and ridges of Nangar, which offers scenic views, bushwalking, birdwatching, camping and picnicking. Amid the wide open spaces of central west New South Wales, you’ll find t…

  7. Bald Rock National Park

    Minutes from the Northern Tablelands in New South Wales, granite gardens scatter across picturesque walks, leading to awe-inspiring lookouts over boundless countryside. Whether you’re planning a day trip from Tenterfield, or a short vacati…

  8. Mungo National Park

    Visit World Heritage Mungo National Park, home of the famous Mungo Lady and Mungo Man, and explore a place rich in Aboriginal history. Enjoy a walk or picnic, or camp near Lake Mungo. Wander the sands of time in ancient Mungo National Park…

  9. Morton National Park

    Easily accessible from Nowra, Morton National Park is great for a daytrip or school excursion. Visit Fitzroy Falls for scenic waterfall views; go mountain biking, walking or enjoy a picnic lunch. Be enthralled by nature on a grand scale at…

  10. Brindabella National Park

    For a day trip or weekend break from Canberra, you can’t miss Brindabella National Park, with spectacular views, 4WD trails, walking, and fishing. Just a short drive from Canberra, Brindabella National Park offers a remote alpine bush expe…

  11. Capertee National Park

    Capertee National Park offers spectacular birdwatching, walking, camping as well as heritage homestead accommodation, west of Blue Mountains, near Lithgow. For a unique wilderness holiday, head to Capertee National Park. Located west of Bl…

  12. Weddin Mountains National Park

    Scenic views, colourful walks and secluded campgrounds await you at Weddin Mountains National Park, close to Grenfell. Bring the family for a drive or a picnic. Weddin Mountains National Park, near Grenfell, consists of a small rocky range…

  13. Cunnawarra National Park

    World Heritage-listed Cunnawarra National Park, 70km from both Armidale and Dorrigo, is a great place for 4WD touring, hiking, camping and birdwatching. Experience the beautiful diversity of rural NSW at Cunnawarra National Park, which lin…

  14. Murray Valley National Park

    Explore majestic river red gums or Ramsar-listed wetlands in Murray Valley National Park on a camping to the Riverina. Go birdwatching, fishing, bike riding and kayaking. Come and visit Eco certified Murray Valley National Park and Murray …

  15. Gibraltar Range National Park

    Gibraltar Range National Park offers scenic natural sites and a wide range of attractions, from picnic spots to multi-day hikes. Gibraltar Range has so many plants and animals descended from the dinosaur age, that it’s part of the Gondwana…

  16. Coolah Tops National Park

    Coolah Tops National Park is a playground for walkers and mountain bikers looking for a great cycling and camping experience. Sitting at the junction of the Warrumbungle and Liverpool ranges, Coolah Tops National Park is a beautiful landsc…

  17. Livingstone National Park

    Close to Wagga Wagga, Livingstone National Park and Livingstone State Conservation Area are great for camping, mountain bike riding, horse riding, picnicking, 4WD touring and birdwatching. Just 30km south of Wagga Wagga, Livingstone Nation…

  18. Cottan-Bimbang National Park

    Cottan-Bimbang is a perfect destination for car touring, turning the Oxley Highway into its own attraction, with additional driving routes and barbecues on offer too. Cottan-Bimbang National Park is a driver’s dream – the best of nature ex…

  19. Warrabah National Park

    At Warrabah National Park, near Tamworth and Uralla, you can enjoy camping, bushwalking, fishing, swimming, canoeing, wildlife photography, and birdwatching by Namoi River. One of the few inland river parks in NSW, beautiful Warrabah Natio…

  20. Bungonia National Park

    Bungonia National Park, in easy reach of Canberra, is an outdoor adventure playground offering caving, canyoning, rock climbing, abseiling, hiking and impressive views. Whether you’re looking to do an easy walk through woodland or wanting …

  21. Murrumbidgee Valley National Park

    Murrumbidgee Valley National Park, situated along the Murrumbidgee River and near Narrandera, Hay and Balranald, is a great place for fishing, camping, kayaking, cycling, hiking and birdwatching. As the day breaks, grey kangaroos bound thr…